Fixed Income

My call for 2014 is for the yield to get to between 3.5% and 4%.
The Fed needs much good economic data to support tapering.
A judge's ruling could lead more municipalities to consider the bankruptcy route.
The current rally has been remarkable, but it could flip suddenly.
Spreads should widen moderately, and any big move would be a buying opportunity.
These crystal-ball scenarios explain why.
The claim that the Fed is hamstrung every time the government runs deficits is just ludicrous.
It is something to really watch closely in the coming weeks.
Even a brisk pace of job growth is unlikely to spur the Fed to act.

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